The Last Pre-Raphaelite

Fiona MacCarthy’s Edward Burne-Jones biography makes the case for the Victorian artist as a painter for our times, writes Jackie Wullschlager

Mysterious Wisdom

Rachel Campbell-Johnston’s portrait of visionary painter Samuel Palmer is also a serious work of art history


James Attlee sets out on a Romantic quest to rediscover moonlight

The Stray Sod Country

Patrick McCabe has put words into the mouth of Satan himself in this bewitching novel

Imagination unbound

Turner, Constable and long-lost etchings by William Blake are among the highlights of Tate Britain's new survey of the Romantic artists